#Girls And Women

  • Article: Meet the Women Who Are Fighting Child Marriage One African Country at a Time
    Girls & Women

    Meet the Women Who Are Fighting Child Marriage One African Country at a Time

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|July 10, 2019

    Twelve million girls in Africa are forced into marriage before they’re 18 years old. Read more

  • Article: African Nations Must Enforce Progressive Family Laws to Protect Women & Girls, Say Campaigners
    Girls & Women

    African Nations Must Enforce Progressive Family Laws to Protect Women & Girls, Say Campaigners

    July 3, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Many nations have progressive family laws but they’re not enforced. Read more

  • Article: This Schoolgirl Was Born Without Arms, But She Won't Let It Stop Her Succeeding
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    This Schoolgirl Was Born Without Arms, But She Won't Let It Stop Her Succeeding

    June 21, 2019|Beautiful News

    Mbali Mahlale is already the epitome of independence, resilience, and positivity. Read more

  • Article: South African Women Just Stopped One of the Biggest Music Stars in Africa From Performing
    Girls & Women

    South African Women Just Stopped One of the Biggest Music Stars in Africa From Performing

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 21, 2019

    “Koffi Olomide has a documented history of committing violence directed at women.” Read more

  • Article: This Netball Coach Is Using Sport to Empower Girls and Combat Sexual Violence in South Africa
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    This Netball Coach Is Using Sport to Empower Girls and Combat Sexual Violence in South Africa

    June 14, 2019|Beautiful News

    “Terrible things happen to women and we often don't know how to speak about them." Read more